Subtracting Tens Worksheet

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Having base ten blocks for representation will allow your little learners to start making concrete mathematical reasoning and number sense connections. With these brightly colored tens blocks, this free downloadable worksheet will strengthen your child's skills using tens as a strategy when subtracting and being able to skip count back for more automaticity with higher level math problems to come.

Required skills:
Students should know how to subtract tens from two-digit numbers using base ten blocks as a visual aid. They should also be able to skip count backwards by tens in order to subtract the correct number of tens. Additionally, they should have a basic understanding of number sense and mathematical reasoning.